Bakermat started his music career while studying psychology at Utrecht University and moonlighting as a DJ in his spare time. He released his first singles in 2012 and became an instant hit in the club scene. Bakermat’s music has a distinct style, with a mix of electronic, deep and tropical house, and techno, that is produced with an eye towards minimalism, and features jazz and soul influences.
While he was in the K-Swiss pop-up studio, Bakermat talked to us about his new releases, and about his summer DJing all over the world.
On the question of how he handles jet lag, he said:
When asked what scares him, Bakermat told us:
When asked who he’d take with him if he were stranded in the Amazon Rainforest for a year, he told us: